Monster Practice was one in all our favorite video games of 2020, a deckbuilder about battling monsters on a multi-storey practice by way of hell. Our evaluate even dared to say it was nearly as good as Slay The Spire.
It is due to this fact v. excellent news that the primary large chunk of DLC is out now. The Final Divinity provides a brand new clan, referred to as the Wurmkin, and an even-harder remaining boss.
The video beneath opens with a trailer for the DLC, earlier than heading right into a presentation of its new options by Shiny Shoe developer Mark Cooke.
Monster Practice had 5 clans, every with its personal deck of skills to play, and the chitinous, bug-like Wurmkin are the sixth. In case you select them as both your major or allied clan for a run, a few of your playing cards can be “infused”, which implies that while you deploy them in a struggle they will drop a ‘Charged Echo’ round your enemies. These can then be triggered by different playing cards to deal further harm, or spent as a useful resource. It looks like a brand new solution to plan forward and stack ridiculous quantities of injury collectively.
The DLC additionally provides Pact Shards, that are a collectible useful resource which make the sport tougher with every new ring of hell by growing the prospect of additional sturdy enemies boarding your practice throughout fights. It is by amassing 100 of those earlier than the top of the sport that you just achieve entry to the The Final Divinity, the sport’s new hardest boss.
Alongside the paid DLC, there’s additionally a free replace that introduces sweeping tweaks to the steadiness of playing cards, champions and each different factor of the bottom recreation. These are detailed within the full patch notes, and are in depth sufficient that the publish notes that some present mods might now not work.
Monster Practice’s The Final Divinity DLC is obtainable on Steam the place, with the launch low cost, it’s going to price £8.36/€9/$10.79. The bottom recreation, which is required to play the DLC, can be at present 40% off.